Mumbai: Kings XI Punjab Wednesday announced that former left-arm spinner R. Sridhar will be their fielding coach.
Sridhar is a former Hyderabad spinner who played for 22 years. He started his coaching career in 2001 and has also led the India under-19 in 2014 World Cup as assistant coach.
On his appointment, Kings XI coach Sanjay Bangar said: "On behalf of the team, I would like to welcome R. Sridhar to KXIP. Sridhar has been a tremendous player and I am certain that together by setting in the right techniques, we will be able to coach the team to play some great cricket this season."